Pa. students learning algebra earlier

12/25/2012 | Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.), The

Educators in the Bethlehem Area School District in Pennsylvania are introducing advanced math earlier to better prepare students for new standards adopted under the Common Core State Standards. Some say they are concerned that beginning algebra too early could have an adverse effect on student learning. Still, district officials are moving forward with plans to have students take algebra in the seventh and eighth grades.

View Full Article in:

Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified School District
San Francisco, CA
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA
Principal at Emerson Academy of Dayton
National Heritage Academies
Dayton, OH
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC